Definitions

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  • n. A structure or other area set aside for storage of fire-extinguishing equipment.
  • n. The headquarters of a police force or unit for a specific district; a police station.

Etymologies

station +‎ house (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Apparently, getting cuffed and placed in the back of a county police cruiser for the ride back to the stationhouse was a sure-fire aphrodisiac, a police spokeswoman told the Daily News.

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  • In the map, the arena would be the larger circle, while the stationhouse is the smaller circle.

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  • When he and his wife showed up at the 30th Precinct stationhouse demanding answers, they were thrown to the ground, handcuffed and beaten, they say.

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  • On Friday, Mr. Kelly said "so far we haven't been able to find anything in the records about that supposed stop or bringing that individual into the stationhouse."

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  • VICTIM: No. BOSS DETECTIVE: Well, madame, apparently you dropped your purse and this kindly gentleman has recovered it and has returned it to us for your benefit at the stationhouse.

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  • Charles Schwarz served five years on a perjury conviction in connection with the police assault of Abner Louima , who was sodomized with a stick in a Brooklyn stationhouse bathroom in 1997.

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  • Last week, the driver, Auxiliary Deputy Chief Shuck Seid, lost control of the police van next door to the Fifth Precinct stationhouse in Chinatown, hit a parked car, mounted the sidewalk and fatally struck a 55-year-old man.

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  • We need to see Rummy in handcuffs, Rove frog-marched to the stationhouse, Cheney rained about the head and shoulders with Ratty's cudgel, and Mole confiscating all their weapons for none to use again.

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  • Eddy Coello, who was accompanied by two lawyers from the office of defense attorney Murray Richmond , spent only about 20 minutes inside the 45th Precinct stationhouse on Thursday.

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  • There is also a move afoot to rename a street outside Harlem's28th precinct stationhouse after Officer Cardillo.

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